Private William Girad Brings Home A Japanese Wife

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Location:
355296_1_1
Yes
San Francisco, California
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Timecode:
1957  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:16:37 - 00:17:12
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Original Film:
1642
030-103-02
The Navy Transport the General Anderson arrives in San Francisco bringing home 617 men who served their country abroad. Welcoming crowds throng the docks. But one man is only greeted with boos and cat calls on his return. Private William Girade convicted killer of a Japanese woman in the post war years. His sentence was suspended and in the US Army court he faces only a dishonorable discharge. Dodging cameramen Girad and his Japanese wife are headed for home. Establishing shot - The General Anderson arriving in a San Francisco port. Welcoming crowds line the docks. MS - Private Girade and his Japanese wife disembarking from the General Anderson. MCUS - General Anderson and his wife in a car headed for home and hopefully obscurity.